TOP 30 SONGS OF 2017

2017 hit lofty heights and delivered some devastating blows as once again music was at the centre of everything that happened, both good and bad. The tradition here at The Journalix towers, is for Joni, Una and Alix to give you 10 songs each. Nobody can step on anybody else’s Continue reading TOP 30 SONGS OF 2017


If you have kids then you’ll know how they can be repetitive. I don’t mean that to sound bad, what I mean is they thrive on routine and if you give them something that they like, they’ll do it again and again until it’s no fun any more and you Continue reading ONE FOR THE KIDS


So I’m here to elaborate on my previous point of how a cover version or remix of a song can be better than the original. It’s up for debate whether these are an improvement but I’ll keep it simple and list some examples that prove that it can work and Continue reading COVERS AND REMIXES


Joni has asked me to write about the why’s and where’s of musical influence, particularly in artists I respect and love. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, check this out: “You Would Never Exist Without Us…” Anyway, I think what he means is that you might be Continue reading COPYCATS


“And so, the time is near – and so I face the final curtain…” Yes 2014 is over, but just because it’s long gone, it doesn’t mean we forget about all the great things that happened? No, we’re here to celebrate all of the great music that came out in Continue reading #PLAYLIST FOR 2014